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2015 Man Booker Shortlist

The judges have announced the 2015 shortlist for the Man Booker Prize and the list is full of interesting choices. The judges commented on the different writing styles, the literary backgrounds of the writers and the cultural heritage. The list includes both new and well known, established authors including Tom McCarthy and Anne Tyler. The winner will […]

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Le Clézio wins 2008 Nobel Literature Prize

Earlier today in Stockholm The Swedish Academy announced the winner of the 2008 Nobel Prize for Literature. This years winner was the French Writer Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio, who has written more than 40 books, 12 of which have been translated into English. His Collectable first editions are currently selling for up to $850, which […]

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